Deputy McHugh calls for cross-border community policing structure

JoeMcHugh9The Dail has been told that structures should be put in place to allow for more cross border cooperation in community policing.

Donegal North East Deputy Joe Mc Hugh said that while communication between the gardai and the PSNI has improved  more formal structures could be put in place.

He says that could mean more local input in policing decisions across the border counties.........

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Shatter 'Donegal not a special case'

 

 

Responding, Justice Minister Alan Shatter said while he is a firm supporter of cross border cooperation, he's not convinced that new structures are needed..............

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